Marvel’s The Punisher Season 2 drops next week from Netflix, on January 18th, 2019 and promised to be a further step up from the already impressive debut in 2018. Starring Jon Bernthal (The Walking Dead) The new trailer, the second so far, is a revealing look at the character arcs for the new season and the challenges Frank Castle faces. It also features Alice In Chains all-time classic song “Would?”, which turned twenty-five years old last year, along with the album Dirt. Famously the original Season 1 trailer for the show featured Metallica’s ‘One’. The Netflix Marvel shows, which are winding down their run with Punisher and Jessica Jones Season 3 have frequently used rock and metal classics in the trailers and the occasionally the shows. Watch the trailer below right now and get pumped!
Marvel’s Netflix television series have made a hallmark of using a memorable rock or metal songs in their promotional materials, with 2017s Defenders using Nirvana’s ‘Come As You Are’ and The Punisher using Metallica’s ‘One’ in their trailers. Now with season 2 of the acclaimed Jessica Jones series on tap, a new trailer dropped with Heart’s phenomenal classic rock track ‘Barracuda’ helping to tell the story. Jessica Jones season 2 drops on Netflix on March 8th, 2018.Continue reading
If you’re anything like the crew at Ghost Cult, you’ve made time to binge watch some or all of Marvel’s The Punisher series on Netflix this past weekend. The series has already made a theme of using music in a compelling way, with the use of Metallica in the run-up to the premiere. If you got up to episode 11, you heard an amazing song as the background shot of Frank Castle dealing with some painful memories with the New York City skyline behind him. That song is ‘Fated, Faithful, Fatal’, by Marilyn Manson, a bonus track from 2015s excellent release, The Pale Emperor (Loma Vista Records). The track is essentially an alternate version of another song on that album, ‘The Mephistopheles of Los Angeles’. You can hear the track below.Continue reading
Ramping up to the highly anticipated release of the Netflix series The Punisher, a full trailer has been released and it features an edited version of Metallica’s thrash classic ‘One’! Watch the amazing trailer below!Continue reading